Opening Hours & Admission
The Library and Photographic Collection are open Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. The entrance is at Via Gregoriana 30 and access is possible with a valid user ID card.
All other closing days will be announced on the front page of our website.
Admission to the Collections of the Institute
Candidates must have at least a Ph.D. degree in History of Art or Architecture. In exceptional cases Ph.D. students can be granted temporary admission if they present a letter of recommendation from their academic supervisor and a brief summary of their research project (1 or 2 pages).
User ID cards are issued at Via Gregoriana 30, 00187 Rome, only during the following office hours:
Monday 9:30–11:00 a.m.; Wednesday 3:30–5:00 p.m.; Friday 9:30–11:00 a.m.
Temporary changes of office hours are announced on the front page of this website.
Candidates must present:
- copy of their Ph.D. diploma
- letter of recommendation from a university, research institute, or academic supervisor on official letterhead
- completed admission form (see Online Download below)
- passport or ID card
- passport-sized photograph.
The terms and conditions of use, including the admission form are available here.